Fort Leonard Wood

Chemical Defense Training Facility earns OSHA’s highest safety certification

Sam Campbell FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (Dec. 12, 2019) – Tuesday, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration presented the Chemical Defense Training Facility with the Voluntary Protection Program Star Flag and a plaque for meeting the office’s highest standard for workplace safety. “Obtaining the VPP star distinguishes the CDTF in a couple of facets,” said…

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CBRN Soldiers foil chem warfare ops in training exercise

Sam Campbell FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (Dec. 9, 2019) – From Nov. 20 through 26, Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear specialist Soldiers investigated simulated chemical weapons operations and crawled through dark, narrow underground tunnels in search of the chemicals as part of the Technical Escort Course’s final exam — the Situational Training Exercise, or STX….

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Trees for Troops set to deliver hundreds of trees for service members on Fort Leonard Wood

Public Affairs Office FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (Dec. 4, 2019) – Hundreds of trees are scheduled for delivery to Fort Leonard Wood Tuesday, Dec. 10, through the Trees for Troops program. The free trees will be available for pick-up, by active-duty military members and their families, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday at the…

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Progressive Grocer names Fort Leonard Wood Commissary store director one of their ‘Top Women in Grocery’

Brian Hill FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (Dec. 3, 2019) – Progressive Grocer Magazine — the voice of the retail food industry since 1922 — recently honored Fort Leonard Wood’s Commissary Store Director Rachelle Davidson as one of their ‘Top Women in Grocery’ for the store manager category. Davidson is one of five Defense Commissary Agency…

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